The Solatube Blog

We are proud to announce that the Golden Bridge Awards has named the Solatube Solar-Powered Daylight Dimmer a Gold winner in the 12th Annual 2020 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards®. The coveted annual Golden Bridge Awards program recognizes and honors the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, innovations, executives and management teams, women in business and the professions, case studies and successful deployments, public relations and marketing... READ MORE
As we all spend more time indoors, we feel the need to connect with nature more than ever before. And because of this, in the building industry, biophilic designs have rapidly increased.   What is Biophilic Design? Biophilic office design refers to an increasing trend of bringing the outdoors indoors and increasing occupants connectivity to the natural environment through the use of direct and indirect nature elements. This includes introducing natural daylight, plants, vegetative or green... READ MORE
This holiday season, show family how much they are cared for by gifting something they can use all year long. As the holidays approach, many people wonder what to get for their family and friends. Everyone wants to give gifts that make a strong and lasting impression. So what better way to show loved ones that they are treasured than by giving a gift that can be used all year long?   The tubular skylight by Solatube International is an advanced, innovative daylighting system that’s sure to... READ MORE
For homeowners and renters alike, smart homes are a great solution that offers convenience, functionality and increased security. And with the holidays approaching, now is the perfect time to find out more about what smart home technology can do.    Here are four of the hottest trends in smart home safety and security. READ MORE
As everyone slowly returns to the office, rightly so, the number one thought on every building owner's mind is how to keep occupants safe. But is that all they should be thinking about? While keeping offices clean and encouraging social distancing should remain a top priority, we also have to remember the coronavirus pandemic has impacted employee mood and drive. Now is the time for owners to creatively think of ways to make the office a more comfortable and productive space that promotes both... READ MORE
Love filling the home with natural light, but want the ability to adjust the brightness? Solatube® International Inc., the worldwide leading manufacturer and marketer of tubular skylights, is proud to introduce its Solar-Powered Daylight Dimmer System. The innovative and energy-efficient Solar-Powered Daylight Dimmer allows users to adjust the amount of natural light in their space from bright to dark, and everything in between. Designed for maximum comfort and ease of use, the Solar-Powered... READ MORE
Solatube International is proud to announce that Solatube Home was voted best local skylight company   Residents have voted and the results are in! We are excited to announce that Solatube Home has been voted the Best Skylight Company in The San Diego Union-Tribune Readers Poll.  The poll is the longest-running contest of its kind in Southern California. Over one million voters cast their votes based on their opinions of the quality of products and services provided and, on with whom they... READ MORE
Home Improvement Projects That Promote Better Health As people spend more time at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the desire to achieve a healthy, clean and safe home environment rapidly increases. Here are the hottest trends to improve happiness, remove toxins and add a touch of nature to any space for a healthier home environment.   Tubular Skylights  Natural light is an important improvement that not only affects the livability of the home, but also physical and mental wellbeing, too... READ MORE
A Sleek, Modern Tubular Skylight and Accessories for Residential Homes   Solatube® International Inc., the worldwide leading manufacturer and marketer of tubular skylights, introduced its latest innovation, the residential Architect Series. Designed to provide aesthetic and architectural style, the new collection includes a Low Profile Collector and a full line of attractive Decorative Fixtures.   “The Low Profile Collector delivers an attractive Architect Series upgrade to our standard... READ MORE
Healthy Home Improvements in Demand Vista, Calif.: In just four short days, Solatube International went from manufacturing tubular skylights, whole house fans and solar attic fans to manufacturing COVID-19 face shields for health care workers. On April 9, they delivered their first batch of face shields to health care workers on the front line of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since that time, Solatube has donated thousands of face shields to hospitals from New York to California, as well as to fire... READ MORE